The latest numbers from Hubei, the epicentre of the contagion, puts the nationwide total of confirmed infections at 1,610, based on figures previously released by the Cen
President Xi Jinping said China was facing a grave situation as the death toll from the coronavirus outbreak jumped to 41, overshadowing ce
On the eve of the 71st Republic Day celebrations, troops of the BSF, stationed along the India-Bangladesh border at Akhaura, exchanged sweets with the troops of their Ban
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The 46-year-old woman worked in a royal household and the judgment was handed down at a court in the Moroccan capital, Rabat.
The number of confirmed infection cases in China stands at 1,287; President Xi Jinping says country faces a grave situation
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About 700 Indian students, mostly medical students, are believed to be studying in different universities in Wuhan and its surrounding area
Chinese President Xi Jinping warned China was facing a grave situation given the accelerating spread of a new SARS-like virus that has infe
Chinese President Xi Jinping, saying the country is facing a grave situation, held a politburo meeting on measures to fight a coronavirus o
Schools, now on Lunar New Year holidays, would remain shut until Feb. 17, while inbound and outbound flights and high speed rail trips betw
hina's new coronavirus outbreak remains severe and medical supplies are very tight in Wuhan city, where the virus was first identified, an
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Mr. Bolsonaro and Mr. Jaishankar deliberated on ways to deepen overall bilateral cooperation including in areas like trade and investment, officials said.
This week, The Irrawaddy talks to migrant worker advocate Ko Htoo Chit and elections expert Ko Sai Ye Kyaw Swar Myint about prospects for M
The Chinese city of Wuhan is rapidly building a new 1,000-bed hospital to treat victims of a new coronavirus. Building machinery, including
Ms. Wells, who has just returned from a trip to the region besides attending the Raisina Dialogue in New Delhi, said nowhere this shift is more visible than in the Indo-P
that are similar to SARS and is capable of spreading from person to person and between cities, said a new Lancet report providing first clinical data from initial cases.
Chinese authorities have encouraged people in Wuhan to wear surgical masks in public to help curb the spread of the new coronavirus.Do they
This week, Myanmar saw major signs of foreign support for its IT, insurance and creative sectors, as well as power production, especially l
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The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed a chargesheet against five alleged Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) operatives in the Barpeta JMB module case. The
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The bills, backed by 351 members of Parliament will be discussed in the upcoming parliamentary session, but they are likely to face a milit
A US-Taliban peace agreement seems closer than ever, but the whole thing could unravel when it comes time for intra-Afghan talks.
The Union Supreme Court has rejected the final appeal in the case against Rakhine politician Dr. Aye Maung and writer Win Hin Aung, upholdi
The incident occurred at 12.45 pm local time (1145 GMT) close to a building in the town of Rot am See.
The Irrawaddy publishes highlights of a summary, issued by the Presidents Office, of the still-unreleased Independent Commission of Enquiry
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A local Kachin group is asking for help finding two girls from Shan State who were trafficked to China as the group gathers evidence agains
Afghans remain divided about whether U.S. and NATO troops should stay after a peace deal -- 46 percent say leave, 33 percent say stay.
Chinese flights to Myanmar are being canceled because of the coronavirus and students in affected Chinese cities are being urged to contact
The Myanmar military says it only uses drones for security purposes, rejecting AAs claim it uses them in combat; KNU says even reconnaissan
China announced Friday it will close a section of the Great Wall and other famous Beijing landmarks to control the spread of a deadly virus
Lockdowns to now include at least 10 cities with a total of about 33 million people.
Responding to the ICJs imposition of provisional measures against Myanmar, the government has reiterated its stance that there was no genoc
Authorities in Jingzhou, located in Hubei province where the virus first emerged, said all rail services leaving the city would close from
Cases of the new coronavirushave been confirmed in 29 of Chinas provincial-level regions, with 26 deaths and 830 infections reported.
Twenty-five Indian students, of whom 20 are from Kerala, are trapped in Wuhan after the Chinese city of 11 million was locked down to conta
The WHO has announced that it was oo early to declare the outbreak of the novel coronavirus in China a public health emergency of internat
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